Hooded Oriole

The Hooded Oriole, a New World Oriole, is a medium-sized bird named for the orange hood found on the male.

Although many Hooded Orioles migrate, some of these birds are happy to spend the winter where they are thanks to bird feeders.

Food Preferences

Food Preferences of Hooded Orioles

Hooded Orioles eats insects, spiders, nectar, and fruit.  Hooded Orioles can be found foraging in shrubs and trees for their favorite foods.

Occasionally, Hooded Orioles will seek flowers; however, Hooded Orioles do not assist in the pollination process.


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